Born 1985 in Belfast (Northern Ireland). Lives and works in Belfast and Berlin. Studied a BA in FIne Art at the University of Ulster in Belfast and graduated in 2008 with first class honours. Studied a Masters in Fine Art at the Bauhaus University Weimar in Germany and graduated in 2012.
Ben Craig describes himself as a sculptor, but the things he makes are temporary and usually need the interaction of others to be realised. The things he makes are a conglomerate of media. They use the notion of familiarity in relation to childhood memories, living habits and aspects of pop culture to involve the viewer and allow them to reminisce.